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smyrna, Tennessee, 37167, United States
February 16, 2011
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Randall Lee Ray
*** ****** **** ******
Smyrna Tennessee 37167 Occupation- Millwright/ pipfitter/ welder
Cell phone 615-***-**** Specialties: Precision alignment Hydraulics,
615 ***-**** Pneumatics, Hot Oil Systems

1969-1973 Kimwood Corporation 1973-1976 Teamster Local 595
Cottage Grove Oregon Fairbanks Alaska
Supervisor: Dale McQuire
1976-1977 Murphy logging Co. 1977-1978 Weyerhaeuser Lumber Co.
Springfield Oregon Cottage Grove Oregon
(503)***-**** (503)***-****

1978-1980 Ray Brother Inc. 1979-1981 VMMC.
Cottage Grove Oregon Cottage Grove Oregon
Out Of Business (503)***-****
Supervisor: Dale Varenwall

1981-1982 Mid Columbia Counts. 1982-1983 Mechanical Erectors Inc
Sandpoint Idaho Springfield Oregon
(208) ***-**** (503) ***-****
Supervisor: Wesley Lester Supervisor: Bill Moress

1983-1984 Casey Industrial Inc. 1984-7/1985 Custer Lumber Company
Albany Oregon Custer South Dakota
(503) ***-**** (605) ***-****
Supervisor: Ray Bell

7/1985-12/1985 R-Ray Mechanical 10\85-11/85 H&R Plumbing
Rapid City South Dakota Rapid City South Dakota
Out Of Business Out Of Business

4/86-5/86 Continental Lumber 5\86-9/86 K.M.P Industrial
Hill City South Dakota Sheridan Wyoming
(605) ***-**** (307) ***-****

9/86-12/86 D.R.D Industrial Inc. 1/87-12/87 Casey Industrial Inc.
Eugene Oregon Albany Oregon
Out Of Business (503) ***-****
Supervisor: Ray Bell

3/88-8/88 Valley Welding 8/88-4/89 Fluid Power
Spearfish South Dakota Casper Wyoming
Out Of Business (307) ***-****

6/89-3/92 Casey Industrial Inc. 3/92-10/93 Midlands Mechanical
Albany Oregon Omaha Nebraska
(503) ***-**** (402) ***-****
Supervisor: Ray Bell & Troy Jones Supervisor: Doug Munter

3/94-10/96 Casey Industrial Inc. 10/96- 11/97 Eagle Industrial
Albany Oregon Self employed
(503) ***-**** Hermitage T.N

11/97- 10/15/2008 Millwright Local 1544
Nashville T.N 615 ***-****
10/15/2008 Welding 101 (Instructor)
Lebanon, T.N 37087 615-***-****

1969-1973 Kimwood Corporation
Assemblyman mechanic, trained in welding, hydraulics, and pneumatics systems. Became a journeyman within two years.
Learned to read blueprints and hydraulic and electrical schematics

1973-1976 Teamster Local 595.
Ten and thirty Yard end dump, lowboy Truck Driver. Also a
warehouse parts man for caterpillar and truck parts on Alaskan

1976-1977 Murphy Logging
Set chokers for high lead log yarder

1978-1980 Ray Brothers Inc.
Went into business: Commercial logging and firewood.
Designed and built a automated firewood mill. During this time I worked for V.M.M.C. as a part time millwright and welder.

1980-1981 C-3 Enterprises.
Was millwright on three projects: Pope and Talbot in Oakridge, Oregon; Summit Timber in Darington, Washington; Roseboro Lumber Company in Springfield, Oregon. On each of these jobs my duties consisted of : steel fabrication, installation of machinery, hydraulic and pneumatic systems installation and
building construction.
1981-1982 Mid Columbia Construction.
Hydraulic, steam, and pneumatic systems lead man/foreman on
complete sawmill for Pope and Talbot in Spearfish, South Dakota. Other duties included: machinery installation, metal fabrication and building construction.

‘1982-1983 Mechanical Erectors.
Was millwright foreman on four projects: Roseboro Lumber Co.
in Springfield, Oregon; U and I Inc. Food Processing Plant in
Boardman, Oregon; Snow Mountain Pine Sawmill in Hines,

1983-1984 Casey Industrial Inc.
Was millwright foreman on Merillat Corporation, Particle Board
Plant in Rapid City, South Dakota. Responsible for boiler and press installation.

1984-1985 Custer Lumber Company.
Was maintenance millwright and forklift mechanic; Custer,
South Dakota.

7/85-12/85 R-Ray Mechanical.
Owned and operated a mechanical, hydraulic and welding shop;
Rapid City, South Dakota.

10/85-11/85 H & R Plumbing
Pipefitter welder on boiler installation; Holiday Inn,
Rapid City, South Dakota.

4/86-5/86 Continental Lumber.
Was maintenance millwright and forklift mechanic in Hill City,
South Dakota.

5/86-9/86 K.M.P. Industrial.
Was construction millwright ,installing new dryers and
scrubbers; Merillat, Rapid City, South Dakota.

9/86-12/86 D.R.D. Industrial.
Was millwright on expansion project, working primarily
with stainless pipe and machinery; Simplot Food Processing
Plant, Grand Forks, North Dakota.

1/87-12/87 Casey Industrial Inc.
Was millwright/ hydraulic foreman for two projects:
Snow Mountain Pine Pressboard Plant in Hines, Oregon.
and rebuilding old sawmill for Potlatch Inc. in Lewiston, Idaho.

3/88-8/88 Valley Welding.
Was pipefitter welder on several kiln rebuilds. Also worked in
shop as a fabricator; Spearfish, South Dakota.

8/88-4/89 Fluid Power.
Was area sales representative, selling hydraulic parts and components; Casper, Wyoming

6/89-3/92 Casey Industrial, Inc.
Was millwright and piping general Forman on four major projects:
Alleghany Particle Board Plant in Mt. Jewett, Pennslyvania;
Potlatch Wafer Board Plant in Bemidji, Minnesota:
Louisiana Pacific Masonite Plant in Laurel , Mississippi;
New sawmill in Brewton , Alabama.
Shutdowns in Alabama, Ohio, Oregon and South Carolina

3/92-1/94 Midlands Mechanical
Was project superintendent for three projects;
N,S,K, ball bearing manufacturing plant in Franklin , Indiana
Goodyear Rubber Tire & Belt , manufacturing plant in Lincoln
Nebraska and Rapid City Regional Hospital boiler installation
and alteration of H.V. A.C System.
3/94-10/96 Casey Industrial
Was Craft Superintendent (piping and mechanical) on various projects;Gorgia Pacific OSB plant Mt. Hope West Virginia,
Fitzgerald Forest Products Veneer plant Fitzgerald Gorgia,
Louisiana Pacific OSB plant Athens Gorgia, Louisiana Pacific
OSB plant Roxboro North Carolina . Broyhill Furniture
particle board plant Lenoir North Carolina.Boise cascade L V L
plant lena , La. Night shift foreman Georgia Pacific Brookneal, V.A

10/96 - 11/97= Eagle Industrial
Mechanical Contractor : HAVC ,Plumbing and Miscellaneous Metal Fabrication . Contract HVAC and Plumbing For Clarksville County school remodel . Fabricate and Install Access Bridge Nashville Airport. Miscellaneous metal fabrication for various general contractors in Nashville area.

11/97 - 9 /12/2008 = Millwright local 1554 Nashville Tennessee
I teach welding labs for the millwright training program
Worked as journeyman millwright for different Contractors
Auburndale Company = Lavergne Tennessee, Steel fabrication
Cardinal inc = millwright G/F & Superintendent
Millco inc = millwright
Iron Mountain Inc = Cumberland City, T.V.A. Steam Turbine
generator rebuild
Voit Seaman Inc = Boone Tennessee T.V.A. Hyroturbine Rebuild
P.P.M.I Millwright Shop Forman

9/12/2008-10/15/2010= Craft Instructor 101 welding
Instructor of maintence workers at Zelladine glass(old ford glass) nashville T.N held millwright/ pipefitter/ training classes
11/2/2010-5/6/2010 A.P.M Inc
Millwright on 4 gas turbine projects
This is a general background of my work experience, my special skills include Hydraulics, Welding (Tig, Mig, Pipe, Structural and special alloys),Blue print reading and Process piping systems design
Personal Data: Married, Age: 59, Height: 5’ 10, Weight: 270 lbs.

Randall L Ray 535 Carter Lane
Smyrna T.N 37167

ATT: Personnel Manager

Dear Sir:
I am submitting my resume for your consideration I have worked as a Lead man, Foreman, General foreman and Superintendent. I have certified for A.S.M.E 6g carbon pipe up to 1” wall thickness. Qualified on stainless (mig, tig, and stick rod) With 38 years of experience in the mechanical field as a Millwright electrician pipe fitter and welder. I am competent with Windows operating systems and Easy Cad programs. You may contact me on my cell phone (615)713-8332Or (615) ***-****

Randall L Ray